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Top 10 Fights of September 2017

September was a very finish heavy month, particularly when it came to submissions. Here are the top 10 of them: Top 10 Fights of September 2017 10) Rafael dos Anjos defeats Neil Magny via arm-triangle choke – UFC 215: Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2 Rafael dos Anjos has continued proving himself in the welterweight division with a submission over Neil Magny. 9) Paul Daley defeats Lorenz Larkin via knockout by punches – Bellator

Around the world of MMA: September 15-16

It was a good weekend of fights and there are still some good ones coming up this weekend to be sure: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 22: Heinisch vs. Perez Legacy FA hosted an event at the 1st Bank Arena in Broomfield, Colorado on Friday, September 8th on AXS TV: Middleweight Markus Perez def. Ian Heinisch Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 2:14 Middleweight Gilbert Smith def. Ben Smith Submission (guillotine choke) 2

Around the world of MMA: September 8-9

The UFC is back with a potentially record breaking event. This is going to be a good event this coming weekend: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 21: Noblitt vs. Branjao Legacy FA hosted an event at the Branson Convention Center in Branson, Missouri on Friday, Sep. 1st on AXS TV: Light Heavyweight Kyle Noblitt def. Antônio Branjão Submission (guillotine choke) 1 4:13 Middleweight Kevin Holland def. Grady Hurley TKO (knees and

Around the world of MMA: June 24-25

There was a fight night event this last weekend and there are going to be two different events this coming weekend: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Correia The UFC hosted an event at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore on June 17th on UFC Fight Pass: Women’s Bantamweight Holly Holm def. Bethe Correia KO (head kick and punch) 3 1:09 Heavyweight Marcin Tybura def. Andrei Arlovski Decision (unanimous)

Around the world of MMA: June 17th

There was a good fight night event this weekend and there are a few other events going on this coming weekend: Reviews Road FC 039 Korean promotion Road FC hosted an event at the Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul, South Korea on Sat., June 10th: Woman’s Atomweight South Korea Seo Hee Ham def. Japan Mina Kurobe TKO (punches) 3 4:13 Openweight China Aorigele vs. South Korea Hyun Man Myung NC (low

MMA Freak February 2017 Rankings

Due to time constraints the MMA Freak February 2017 Rankings are compiled in this one article for further viewing: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (1/25/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1)  2) Daniel Cormier (2) 3) Conor McGregor (3)  4) Stipe Miocic (4) 5) Michael Bisping (5) 6) Tyron Woodley (6) 7) Jose Aldo (7) 8) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8) – Now has a set opponent in Jessica Andrade at UFC 211 in Texas on

Around the world of MMA: November 10-12

Things are ramping up and there is a big event this coming weekend. With that here are reviews and previews: Reviews Bellator 163: McGeary vs. Davis Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on November 4th on Spike TV: Light heavyweight Phil Davis def. Liam McGeary (c) Decision (unanimous) (50-43, 50-45, 50-44) 5 5:00 Welterweight Brennan Ward def. Saad Awad KO (punches) 1 1:26

Around the world of MMA: November 3-5

Things in MMA are finally ramping up after a few weeks off. With that here are the previews of the upcoming events: Previews K-1 World GP 2016 Featherweight Championship Tournament K-1 is hosting an event at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan on Thursday, November 3 on AmebaTV: Featherweight tournament final Sanny Dahlbeck vs. Yasuhiro Kido Yuta Kubo vs. Keita Makihira Yasuomi Soda vs. Fawad Seddiqi Featherweight tournament semifinal

Hispanic American Heritage Month 2016 Special: Top 10 Hispanics of the past year

National Hispanic Heritage Month is once again upon the United States during the uneven time of September 15th to October 15th. As MMA Freak has done the past few years, the top 10 Hispanic fighters of the past year will be recognized and their accomplishments reviewed. This list is ranked on wins and quality of opponents: 10) Fernando Gonzalez Bellator MMA veteran Fernando Gonzalez fought and won against Gilbert Smith at Bellator 151 on